Officiated by Minister for Health Mr GAN Kim Yong, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) launched the Ageing Research Institute for Society and Education (ARISE) and the Centre for Population Health Sciences (CePHaS) to provide solutions to health and lifestyle challenges faced by the elderly. 

ARISE will study ways that the silver generation can stay healthy through disease prevention, treatment and management, in addition to encouraging an active lifestyle and promoting lifelong learning. NTU will develop technological innovations aimed at improving quality of life despite the challenges brought about by ageing. 

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